Archives for 2021-09

The Farm Show With Jared White - Schedule 9/27/21 - 10/1/21

Next week on The Farm Show....


9/27 am  (6:40a & 1:09p on WHOW; 6:40a & 11:40a on WTIM)
Eric Snodgrass – Science Fellow @ Nutrien Ag Solutions


9/27 noon  (12:20p & 4:35p on WHOW; 12:35p on WTIM)
Karl Setzer – Senior Commodities Risk Analyst @ Agrivisor


9/28 am
Betsy Jibben – AgMarket.Net & Ken Paul – New Holland


9/28 noon
Ken Ferrie – Crop Tech Consulting & Farm Journal Agronomist


9/29 am
David Brix – Macon County Farmer & FPS Host Farmer


9/29 noon
Sherry Young – DeWitt County 4H & IL 4H Hall of Fame


9/30 am
Stuart Meachum – Capstan Ag & Brandon Walter – Corteva


9/30 noon
Erin Gundy – Champaign SWCD On STAR Program Report


10/1 am
Wes Walbaum – Agronomist w/ Advanced Agrilytics


10/1 noon
David Brown – Macon County Farmer



Harvest Underway in Central Illinois


Harvest is underway in Central Illinois.

Lots of combines, grain carts and semi-trucks have been on the roads in the Christian-Shelby-Moultrie County area this past weekend.

This combine was harvesting corn Saturday afternoon east of Assumption.

Farmers are reminded to be safe when working to get the crop harvested this fall.

The Farm Show With Jared White - Schedule 9/13/21 - 9/17/21

Next week on The Farm Show....more highlights from FPS21!

9/13 am  (6:40a & 1:09p on WHOW; 6:40a & 11:40a on WTIM)
Carl Dodge – Iowa Farmer on YouTube & Precision Planting


9/13 noon  (12:20p & 4:35p on WHOW; 12:20p on WTIM)
Marty Marr – ICGA &
Ken Colbreath – FBI Buildings


9/14 am
Jason Crumley – HoneyBee &
Amanda Soulman – Precision Ag Reviews


9/14 noon
Jeff Johnson – Benson Hill Seed &
Jennifer Furkin – Springfield Plastics


9/15 am
Ben Ettsinger – Rantizo &
Leo Bose – CaseIH 


9/15 noon
Daniel Fulton – Horsch &
Dave Bickett – Hotsy


9/16 am
Steve Pitstick – IL Soybean Assoc. &
Mike Warner – Wyffels Hybrids


9/16 noon
Perry Weinsberg – Bourgault &
Jerry Toohill – Stone Seed


9/17 am
Andy Thompson – Yetter &
Joel Lipstich – Sound Agriculture


9/17 noon
Hannah Moore – John Deere &
Darrell Tice - Clauss



The Farm Show With Jared White - Schedule 9/6/21 - 9/10/21

Next week on The Farm Show...


9/6 am  (6:40a & 1:09p on WHOW;  6:40a & 11:40a on WTIM)
Matt Jungmann – Farm Progress
Alan Lockwood – GSI


9/6 noon  (12:20p & 4:35p on WHOW)
Matt Montgomery – Pioneer
Jayton Schaefer – IL FFA VP


9/7 am
Doug Gucker – UofI Extension
Mark Killum – Pivot Bio


9/7 noon
David Murphy – 360 Yield Center
Nick Howerton – John Deere


9/8 am
Aaron Johnson – Farm Credit IL
Aaron Smith – Corteva


9/8 noon
Nick Langrock – Raven
Matt Bennett –


9/9 am
John Linder – President of NCGA
JE Cadle – CaseIH Tractors


9/9 noon
Bill Preller – Aguru Machinery
Tim Young – Country Financial


9/10 am
Connor Bergin – Fendt
IL Treasurer Michael Frerichs


9/10 noon
Jim Reed – ICMB
Lisa Streck – Bayer Carbon


Brock Grain Systems Honoring American Farmers at their Exhibit at This Year's Farm Progress Show


The corner of 12th and East Progress Avenue stands a towering Brock Grain Systems system and a gigantic billboard honoring American Farmers.


John Tuttle, Director of Sales for Brock, tells this year's exhibit honors the farmers that grow food to feed the world.


Shawn Gearhart, District Manager for Brock in Illinois, Indiana, and Michigan, told us about his rural roots and how Brock is serving farmers in the Midwest and nationally.


Make sure you stop by the Brock Grain Systems booth on the northeast corner of Progress City while you're at the show.

Huge Crowds Turn Out For Day 2 of Farm Progress Show


With the threat of rain gone, and lower temperatures in the 70's, huge crowds turned out for day 2 of the Farm Progress Show in Decatur.





Don Williams (left), Ohio Post-Frame Sales Manager, and Mike Barringer (right), Illinois Post-Frame Sales manager, manned the Mansea Metal booth inside the Varied Industries Tent visiting with Farm Progress Show attendees.


Here's the interview we did with Mike about his background and Mansea Metal:


Here's the interview we did with Don about the advantages of a Mansea Metal building:





The Varied Industries Tent was a busy place Wednesday morning.